Born in 1985 in Zimbabwe, Richard Mudariki is a full-time professional painter who lives and works in Cape Town, South Africa. He studied under the mentorship of renowned painters Helen Lieros and Greg Shaw at Gallery Delta in Harare. He holds a Hon. Bachelor of Arts Degree in Archaeology, Cultural Heritage, and Museum Studies. Known for his original modernist paintings full of social commentary on various issues in Africa, he has participated in various major exhibitions in South Africa, Germany, London, and Zimbabwe.